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Biography - Rainer Wieland, Vice-President of the European Parliament and member of the Petitions Committee

Rainer Wieland

Rainer Wieland, Vice-President of the European Parliament and member of the Petitions CommitteeResponsibilities 

Vice-President of the European Parliament and member of the Petitions Committee

 

Nationality: German

Born on 19 February 1957, Stuttgart - Bad Cannstatt

 

CV 

  • Since 18.01.2012 : Vice-President of the European Parliament
  • President of the all-party Europa Union Germany (since 2011)
  • Vice-President of the European Parliament (July 2009 to Jan 2012 )
  • Vice-President of European Movement International (EMI) (2008-2011)
  • Chairman of the Baden-Württemberg branch of the all-party Europa Union (since 2001).
  • Member of the European Parliament (since 1997)
  • Chair, Ludwigsburg CDU District Association (since 1993)
  • Member, Gerlingen Municipal Council (1984-1998). Member, Ludwigsburg District Council (1984-1998). Member, Stuttgart Regional Association Assembly (since 1994)
  • Local chair of Junge Union, Gerlingen (1975-1980); chair of the Ludwigsburg JU district association (1981-1983); district vice-chair of the North Württemberg JU (1985-1988); district vice-chair of the North Württemberg JU (1990-1992); member, CDU Federal Party Committee (1983-1991); Member, North Württemberg CDU District Association (since 1991).
  • Studied law in Tübingen, Heidelberg and Stuttgart.

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